The Brave New Digital World

Leveraging the Power of the Internet to Grow Your Business


You can't ignore the trends. Right before our eyes, traditional mediums (yellow pages, newspapers, TV, radio, etc.) are declining as digital mediums (websites, videos, blogs, SEO, PPC advertising, social media, etc.) become the most powerful force for marketing a small business.

Not sure where to start? Marketing Maven, Laura Capes, and Rockstar Entrepreneur, Ben Littlefield, will present 6 essential internet marketing strategies you must know to navigate this new digital world in order to compete and win online.

I'm very excited to announce that this class with be offered at one of my clients locations in Northwest Austin: Go Dance Studio. Go Dance is Austin's #1 social dance studio and one of my favorite places in Austin!! I thank owner Mylie Arnold for allowing us to use one of her 3 ballrooms to hold this session for RISE Austin.

Go Dance is located at the corner of Anderson and Burnet in Northcross Mall. There is ample parking behind behind Schlotsky's and Walgreen's. Enter between Wallpapers-to-Go and Guitar Center. If you get lost, their phone number is 512-339-9391.


Laura Capes is an award-winning consummate marketing professional with an entrepreneurial spirit and 17 years of proven success in driving innovative consumer and commercial marketing programs on both the agency and client side. She's an expert in strategic planning, resource orchestration, creative services, brand management and internet marketing. Ben Littlefield is a serial entrepreneur and a recognized pioneer in the emerging interactive marketing field. Ben is also the founder of Three Sixty Solutions ~ a full-service digital marketing agency helping solopreneurs and small business owners compete and win online. Ben and Laura co-authored a recently published book entitled "Rockstar Entrepreneur ~ Entrepreneurs can change the world!" and lead weekly webinars on topics ranging from marketing strategy and search engine marketing to website optimization and social media. Ben and Laura both teach marketing, internet marketing and entrepreneurship classes for The University of Texas Informal Classes Program.
I am the owner of Motive Marketing Group—a full-service marketing and design agency created for the entrepreneur by an entrepreneur. Our mission is to contribute to the growth and success of entrepreneurs and small businesses by providing affordable strategic marketing and creative solutions that deliver real-world results. Visit for more information. My favorite thing to do is coach solopreneurs and small business owners in proven marketing methodologies to help them create powerful marketing plans, determine cost-effective marketing budgets and appropriately allocate marketing resources. Visit for more information. Finally, I'm also a Principal Partner at Three Sixty Solutions ~ a full-service digital ad agency founded by Ben Littlefield. Three Sixty Solutuions helps clients leverage the power of the internet to grow their business through website optimization, advanced search engine marketing and social media. Visit for more information. Ben and I recently launched a brand called "Rockstar Entrepreneur" to help people take their passions/dreams and turn them into great American success stories. Visit for more information.